All posts tagged European Commission

  • CVM report offers Bulgaria renewed hope of end of monitoring
    November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s hopes of exiting European Commission monitoring under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) next year were given a boost on November 13, when the EC’s latest report noted a […]

  • Romania CVM report full of red ink ahead of EU presidency
    November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission delivered a scathing assessment of Romania’s efforts under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism in a report on November 13, delivered just weeks before the country takes its […]

  • EU autumn forecast cuts Bulgaria 2018 growth estimate to 3.5%
    November 8, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission’s autumn forecast for the EU economy, released on November 8, remains optimistic about Bulgaria’s growth prospects this year, but cut its estimate to 3.5 per cent, from […]

  • EC opens three new infringement proceedings against Bulgaria
    July 19, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission opened three new infringement proceedings against Bulgaria, while moving forward a fourth one, in the latest monthly infringements package published on July 19. Most notably, Bulgaria once […]

  • EU consults citizens on abandoning daylight saving time
    July 6, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    While the overall health effects are inconclusive, human biorhythms may be more severely impacted than previously thought, the European Commission (EC) announced as it opened the issue of clock changes […]